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The Resource Racing driver : how to drive racing cars step by step, Giles Chapman

Racing driver : how to drive racing cars step by step, Giles Chapman

Label
Racing driver : how to drive racing cars step by step
Title
Racing driver
Title remainder
how to drive racing cars step by step
Statement of responsibility
Giles Chapman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Racing Driver is a thrill-a-minute training course that shows children how the worlds fastest racing cars are driven. The book is divided into three types of spread that encourage the child to imagine speeding around the track and becoming a racing champion. Driving school looks at the engineering and science of driving. On the track puts the child behind the wheel in a variety of high-speed cars, including stock cars, Formula 1 cars and sports racers. In this section, the child can find out how to speed off the grid, negotiate corners and deal with skids. Feature boxes include a checklist of things to remember; fast facts with fascinating tips and trivia; and step- by-step sequences detailing race strategies for finishing first. The final ID section pages explain how to identify different kinds of racing cars, including historical models
Summary
Recreates the immediacy and excitement of being behind the wheel of race cars, describing the basic mechanics and providing driving tips for on-track and off-road racing
Writing style
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10316039
Cataloging source
APLS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chapman, Giles
Dewey number
796.72
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stock car racing
  • Automobile, Racing
  • Automobiles, Racing
  • Automobile racing drivers
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how to drive racing cars step by step
Label
Racing driver : how to drive racing cars step by step, Giles Chapman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Start in a kart -- Behind the wheel -- Race tactics -- Driver safety -- Historic racing -- Formula 1 racing -- Driving an F1 car -- Riding the oval -- Inside a stock car -- NASCAR racing -- Super sedans -- Into the night -- Crossing deserts -- Rally excitement -- Crazy racers -- ID guide -- Driving test
Control code
000052709167
Dimensions
23 x 25 cm.
Extent
47 pages
Isbn
9780500650264
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013950862
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)874688104
Label
Racing driver : how to drive racing cars step by step, Giles Chapman
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Start in a kart -- Behind the wheel -- Race tactics -- Driver safety -- Historic racing -- Formula 1 racing -- Driving an F1 car -- Riding the oval -- Inside a stock car -- NASCAR racing -- Super sedans -- Into the night -- Crossing deserts -- Rally excitement -- Crazy racers -- ID guide -- Driving test
Control code
000052709167
Dimensions
23 x 25 cm.
Extent
47 pages
Isbn
9780500650264
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013950862
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)874688104

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